Kaan Akin, Founder, and CEO at Hackquarters, is an entrepreneur and investor in 20+ startups. Founded in 2015, Hackquarters is the leading startup accelerator and corporate innovation partner, based in London and Istanbul. Welcoming speech gives insights on the instantly changing refinery, oil and gas management landscape, and asset management trends of 2022 and beyond.
Hakan Irgıt , Chief Digital Transformation & Information Officer at Socar Turkiye, is a C-Level professional with 25+ years of management experience in Energy, Oil and Gas management area. Leading Business Transformation and Information Technology clusters at Socar Turkiye, Hakan Irgit focuses on company's open innovation and new-gen vision, as well as outlining the importance of collaboration with startups.
Burcu Alkan Fincan, Transformation Group Director at SOCAR Türkiye, is responsible for the Company's Digital Transformation. In her keynote Burcu Alkan Fincan is addressing the importance of collaboration with the digital and startup ecosystem, including partners, startups, academia and other ecosystems players; prioritizing adaptation and integration of the new-gen digital solution within the company.
The Fireside Chat: Program Benefits and Cooperation Opportunities moderated by Kaan Akin with participation of Uğur Kemal Solak, Digital Transformation Group Coordinator at SOCAR Türkiye; and Duygu Ökesli, Digital Ecosystem Supervisor at SOCAR Türkiye. Fireside Chat panelists share details on the benefits of the Program to be provided to the startups with the perspective of SOCAR Türkiye. Nurturing Open Innovation within the company SOCAR Türkiye is aiming to integrate the best solutions into its current business model.
Kaan Akın, Founder and CEO at Hackquarters, is an entrepreneur and investor of 20+ startups. Opening speech gives insights on the instantly changing refinery, oil and gas management landscape, and asset management trends of 2023 and beyond.
Elchin Ibadov currently serves as the Acting CEO of SOCAR Türkiye. With extensive experience as a CFO in the gas and oil industry, he has successfully managed the largest finance engagement project to date in the Turkish finance industry. Elchin Ibadov has a proven track record of effectively leading, developing, and retaining cross-functional teams, resulting in the elimination of excess costs, improved productivity, and the establishment of effective controls. He also possesses exceptional skills in designing business financial plans, defining project parameters, and developing strategic documents to support the growth of global organizations.
Hakan Irgıt is an esteemed professional with over 25 years of experience in Energy, Oil and Gas management. He currently serves as the Chief Digital Transformation & Information Officer at SOCAR Türkiye. In this role, he is responsible for leading the Business Transformation and Information Technology clusters at the organization. Hakan Irgıt is committed to driving the company's open innovation and new-generation vision. His leadership and expertise have enabled SOCAR Türkiye to remain at the forefront of the digital transformation revolution.
As the Transformation Group Director at SOCAR Türkiye, Burcu Alkan Fincan leads the organization's digital transformation efforts. As a Director, she emphasizes the significance of collaboration with the digital and startup ecosystem, which includes partners, startups, academia, and other players within the ecosystem. Burcu Alkan Fincan also highlights the importance of prioritizing the adaptation and integration of new-gen digital solutions within the company.
5 minutes introductory presentation of digital solutions from 10 selected startups.
Alloy Additive, CYC International, Delivers.ai, F-Ray, Finboot, Flyability, GOARC, Offsetted, RoT Studio, Visionaize.
Jury members to be introduced and given the opportunity to ask questions to the finalist startups.